PCDC is proud to bring you the CHINATOWN NIGHT MARKET Yè Shì, the city’s premiere food festival, on Thursday, October 13, 2016. Yè Shì is a street food festival spotlighting Philly’s best ethnic and regional restaurants and food trucks. Inspired by Asia’s lively outdoor markets, our event celebrates Chinatown’s vibrant arts and culture scene.
Since 2011 PCDC has hosted Night Market events. In 2015, Yè Shì alone attracted well over 25,000 attendees and 55 food vendors to the Chinatown community. By showcasing emerging commercial corridors and local businesses, thus far the Night Market has generated approximately $11.4 million in economic impact, supporting 123 jobs and generating $134,000 in city tax revenues, according to a report by Econsult Solutions Inc. *